September Boulder Newsletter
"By all these lovely tokens September days are here, with summer's best of weather and autumn's best of cheer."
- Helen Hunt Jackson Read on for everything you should do this month and discover lifestyle tips curated just for you!
Colorado Real Estate in the News
Home prices continue to climb along Front Range, but more inventory is available
New data regarding Colorado’s ever-changing real estate market indicates a shift in pricing and inventory along the Front Range. Statewide, the latest numbers from the Colorado Association of Realtors show an increase in the inventory of active listings from June into July. In fact, the data highlights a healthy increase of about 1,600 listings between June and July.
In the metro-area alone, there are roughly 4,143 homes for sale right now. In terms of cost, statewide the median sales price of a single family home is around $526,000. In the metro-area the median sales price is $577,000. The city of Denver’s median sales price for a single family home is clocking in at roughly $655,000.
Boulder County Market Stats
August 2021 - Single Family Homes
August 2021 - Townhouse / Condo
Boulder Fall Fest
September 10th - 12th A 3-day autumn festival featuring local food, beer/wine/margarita garden, live music, children’s entertainment/activities, and featuring 80+ artisans in Firefly Handmade Markets' Fall Show on the one-and-only Pearl Street Mall.
Boulder Valley Wine Festival
The 3rd Annual Boulder Valley Wine Festival will feature over 20 Colorado Wineries, 30 Retail Vendors, Food Vendors and Live Music. General Admission Tickets include a commemorative wine glass, wine tote and unlimited tastings.
Westword Music Showcase
September 17th - 18th The Westword Music Showcase is back and bigger than ever. The city’s largest single-day festival celebrating Denver’s music scene has been transformed for 2021 and will take over the RiNo Art District and Mission Ballroom Outdoors with a two-day festival with live performances by local and national musical acts, as well as visual and performing arts events. Learn more here!
Lifestyle Tips & Tricks
5 Dream Kitchens To Inspire Your Next Redesign
Nothing in home design is as enticing—or agonizing—as imagining and executing a dream kitchen. Do you choose a white-on-white scheme, which is as classic as a perfectly flaky, buttery croissant? To whet your appetite, take a look at these five decadent kitchens, all cooked up to perfection in Colorado.
How To Nail the New Western Look In Your Home
Go on, admit it: You’ve still got a thing for antlers and plaid. And for good reason. Few decorative motifs evoke warmth and nostalgia quite like Western ones do. But do they have a place in a new home? Designer Ashley Campbell says yes—and proves it.
Behind the Design of a Drab-to-Fab Home Makeover in Boulder A late-aughts, beige-everything home gets a steeped-in-color renovation that’s perfect for a family of five. Courtesy of 5280